Tag: electric vehicles
While AEA is calling the defeat of the EV tax credit extension a “holiday reprieve for taxpayers,” the move is perhaps more accurately described as a holiday gift to the oil industry.
"Zero-emission trucks and buses are better for the environment and health, while reducing fueling and maintenance costs."
That's how you get policymakers to spurn electric cars.
The fossil fuel industry is working hard to eliminate a tax credit that reduces emissions and creates jobs.
The aggressive deployment of this NERA study suggests an escalation in the Koch-funded attack on the EV tax credit in the last few weeks of Republican control of both chambers of Congress.
Despite these efforts by Koch affiliates and oil industry consultants, the electrification of bus transit is firmly underway.
The fossil fuel industry is allegedly funding a new organization that will spend $10 million a year to push petroleum-based transportation fuels and attack government subsidies on EVs.